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The hardest part of starting up is starting out

Selling to employers; the providers’ dilemma

 Why the path of least resistance is the wrong one...

Are You Apprentice Ready?

Apprentice not living up to their high expectations, but what if the bigger problem is that employers are the ones that have got it wrong?

Perceptions shift when considering post-secondary education.

 The longer-term strategist amongst employers are looking at adequate recruiting and retaining practices for the growing numbers of Generation Z entering the workforce.

The Future of Recruitment?

 Google Jobs changed the face of recruitment overnight....

The Revolution of Reaching Out: A strategy to engage the Gen Z workforce!

 Text recruiting is a prime example of a next-generation candidate communication tool that has tremendous potential to change the way recruiters work, for the better.

Remember your first summer job, and the experience gained?

With the summer jobs campaign receiving  a vast amount of coverage we discuss work experience in its entirety with David Allison. 

Newly launched and key strategic partner for Apprenticeships...

Truro & Penwith College  offer new apprenticeship programmes that in partnership with the Eden Project.  

The Tonic To Your Talent...

This month we speak to Josh Lund our senior talent manager at GetMyFirstJob. He gives us some insight into how he smashes his targets and increases his vacancy fill rate every month.

Apprenticeship FAQ 2017

A couple of weeks ago I asked my LinkedIn connections to fill in a short survey about apprenticeships – just a snapshot survey to commemorate my one year anniversary in the sector, and to help me take a step back and see the wood for the trees again. There has been so much change in Apprenticeships in the last year, particularly the potential impact of Brexit on future talent, the introduction of the Apprenticeship Levy, not to mention the election and (another!) change of government minister overseeing its roll out. 

Apprenticeship Facts

It’s great that you are interested in employing an apprenticeship - and GetMyFirstJob is the easy way to match candidates to your brand new local vacancies. But, how much do you know about Apprenticeships? We want to give you the basics: